Following Oregon’s 36-35 Civil War victory, Marcus Mariota told the media he hadn’t given the NFL draft much thought. Then, his eyes lit up as he talked about the ceremony held for Oregon’s senior players that night. “To see the seniors walk out with their families, that’s a special moment,” he said. Mariota sounded genuinely […]
While you were enjoying some much-needed rest during the holidays, spending time with family and overeating, Oregon athletics were hard at work over the weekend. Here is a recap of everything that happened in case you missed it. Friday: It all started Friday when three games were played in Eugene, each a victory for the […]
The good, the bad, the ugly: Oregon basketball remains undefeated, Mariota and Hart named most outstanding players
GOOD: – Oregon men’s basketball had a pretty good weekend as they played host to the Global Sports Hardwood Challenge. The Ducks (7-0) beat Cal Poly 82-61 to finish a perfect 3-0 in the tournament. All of the games featured balanced play from the Ducks, with multiple players taking on scoring roles. Against Cal Poly, […]
After a week of rivalries, turmoil and upsets in college football, Oregon (10-2) has moved up in the latest BCS standings to No. 12. The biggest game of the week was the Iron Bowl, where Auburn was able to stun former No. 1 Alabama 34-28. The winning play for the Tigers came from senior cornerback […]
Every week, the Emerald sports staff will collect and post its favorite tweets from Oregon athletes, coaches, media, etc. Below are sports reporter Chris Mosch’s favorites from the Thanksgiving weekend. Oregon offensive lineman Andre Yruretagoyena: Just looked at AJ McCarron's Twitter… The guy takes more selfies than a fourteen year old girl. But he's a stud so […]
Hours after an electrifying win over Oregon State in the Civil War, the Ducks named quarterback Marcus Mariota and defensive tackle Taylor Hart the team’s Most Outstanding Players (Skeie’s Award) for the season. This is the second-straight Skeie’s Award for Mariota, who also received the honor for Most Inspirational Player (Wilford Gonyea Award). The awards […]
Here are the Emerald’s top 10 images from Oregon’s 36-35 nail-biter of a victory over the Oregon State Beavers in the 117th Civil War on Friday, Nov. 27. Click here to view the pre-game festivities photos. Click here to view the first half photo gallery. Click here to view the second half photo gallery.
It was Lauren Plum’s night. Not only did Plum likely play in her last home match as a Duck, she spear-headed a well-balanced offensive effort by Oregon volleyball to a 3-1 victory (25-13, 25-19, 21-25, 25-15) over archrival Oregon State in the regular season finale. “She played well tonight,” Oregon head coach Jim Moore said. “That’s […]
The Oregon Ducks took on the Oregon State Beavers at Matthew Knight Arena on Friday, Nov. 29. The Ducks won in four sets, (25-13, 25-19, 21-25, 25-15) to end their season. The Ducks look to take their 5 game win streak into the postseason tournament.
It was a moment Josh Huff said he has dreamed about ever since he was a little kid. Tonight, in a game marking the last time he would ever play at Autzen Stadium, in a year where he has been in the spotlight for not just his on-field performance, the senior wide receiver from Houston, […]
Click here for the pre-game festivities photos. Click here to view the first half gallery.
For the fourth time this season, the Ducks don’t lead at halftime. After Oregon got out to a quick 14-0 lead through one quarter, the Oregon State Beavers came roaring back, outscoring the Ducks 17-3 in the second quarter in the 117th edition of the Civil War game. Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota struggled in the […]
In the 117th meeting of the Civil War rivalry, the Oregon Ducks and Oregon State Beavers are tied at halftime 17-17. The Beavers won the toss and elected to receive first, only to be surprised by Oregon running back De’Anthony Thomas making the tackle on the opening kickoff. Oregon State was able to move down […]
The 117th Civil War pits the Oregon Ducks (9-2) against their in-state rivals, the Oregon State Beavers (6-5). The Ducks lead all-time with a 60-46-10 record. Oregon is coming off a stunning 42-16 upset loss against the Arizona Wildcats in Tucson, while the Beavers were recently routed at home in a 69-27 loss to the […]
No. 13 Oregon and Oregon State will meet on Friday for the 117th time and the collective vibe that this game normally presents seems to be nonexistent. After Arizona and Washington both embarrassed the Ducks and Beavers respectively, both teams come into this game playing their worst football of the season. The Ducks lost two […]
Pride. That’s one thing at stake when Oregon and Oregon State kickoff at 4 p.m. Friday at Autzen Stadium. With both teams failing to reach their seasons’ goals, this year’s Civil War will be a battle of who wants it more and earns bragging rights for next year. Here’s how the teams stack up: OFFENSE: Oregon: The […]
One of college football’s most storied rivalries takes place on Friday when Oregon hosts Oregon State at Autzen Stadium, the 117th meeting all-time between the two programs. As with any true rivalry game, anything can happen, and games between the Ducks and Beavers have proven no different. Ranging from the “War for the Roses” in […]
Oregon State starting quarterback Sean Mannion took time after practice to talk about his season, his growth as a player and the upcoming Civil War game against the Ducks at Autzen Stadium. Going into the season you weren’t the guaranteed starter. You had to win the quarterback battle. Did that change your mindset at all? […]
The 2013-14 season hasn’t gone according to plan for the Ducks. After falling to Arizona 42-16 this past Saturday, the No. 12 Ducks are now looking at playing either the Valero Alamo Bowl or the Holiday Bowl after discussions of the BCS title game earlier this year. For Josh Huff, that means the Civil War […]
The Ducks play Oregon State in the 117th Civil War game in two days. Oregon native and Ducks head coach Mark Helfrich attended a few Civil Wars when he was young but found it hard to recall memories from those games. After Wednesday’s practice, he also talked about lessons learned from the Arizona loss and […]